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Postdoc in Macroeconomics

The Institute for Macroeconomics at the department of economics of the University of Bonn is looking to hire a


post-doctoral researcher (m/f)
(pay scale E 14 TV-L, 100 %)

The position can start on September 2018 or earlier and it will be initially filled for 3 years (shorter if desired) and is financed from the European Research Council and departmental funds. There is also a possibility of ex-tension.



You have...

• a PhD degree economics, or a related field
• commensurate research experience from his/her doctoral studies.


You are...

• motivated, open-minded, eager to learn
• experienced in working on functional data analysis of large household pan-els and/or the macroeconomic modeling of heterogeneous households in a framework of incomplete markets and nominal rigidities (a “HANK model”).

We offer…

• You will work within the ERC project of Prof. Bayer, LiquidHouseCycle, studying the aggregate repercussions of time variations in the liquidity of household portfolios.
• A very light teaching load. The candidate will need to teach roughly one half-credit course, i.e. 30 hours, a year.
• Pay is according to the TV-L 14 scale.
• Eligibility to apply for a VRS-ticket for the public transportation system.

The University of Bonn is an equal-opportunity employer.

Applications received by November 21, 2017 will be given full consideration. 


Applications should be submitted electronically use of the following online form.


Application form

Please arrange two to three letters of reference to be submitted directly to the following email address

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